Granite Peak, Nevada

Prominence: 4397 ft, 1340 m

Elevation: 9732 feet, 2966 meters

True Isolation: 82.36 mi, 132.55 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9736 ft / 2967 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 40' 5'' N, 117° 35' 20'' W
41.668075, -117.588919 (Dec Deg)
450974 E 4613092 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionHumboldt (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Granite Peak:
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #98)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #200)
     USA Lower 48 Peaks with 4000 feet of Prominence (Rank #98)
     Nevada Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #18)
     Western USA Peaks with 25 miles of Isolation (Rank #33)
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #171)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #182)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #66)
     Nevada County High Points (Rank #14)
     Great Basin Peaks List (Rank #62)
     USA Lower 48 Top 100 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #98)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #220)
     Great Basin Range5 High Points (Rank #36)
     Western States Climbers Emblem Peaks (Rank #100)
     Nevada Peaks Club List (Rank #50)
     Counties with Largest Area (Rank #30)
     Nevada Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #5)
     Top 10 Isolation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #72)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-05-27 by Dennis Poulin
     2010-05-30 by Caleb Morris
     2010-06-06 by Bob Burd
     2011-07-09 by Andy Hart
     2012-05-27 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2014-06-14 by Gerry Pennington
     2014-07-15 by Scott Greco
     2014-07-26 by Mitch Brown
     2015-04-13 by Brian McCarty
     2015-05-10 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2015-07-11 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2016-05-21 by Rick Peterson (Unsuccessful)
     2016-06-25 by Adam Walker
     2016-08-19 by David Sanger
     2016-08-20 by Barrett Wood
     2016-09-08 by Josef Nuernberger
     2017-05-28 by Sabrina Sweet
     2017-06-11 by Dustin Erickson
     2017-07-02 by Dave Covill
     2017-08-05 by Keaton Reed
     2017-08-19 by Martin Pyne (GPS Track)
     2017-08-20 by William Inman

View ascents of peak by registered members (117 total)

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Granite Peak from Highway 140 (2009-05-16). Photo by Ken Jones.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 4397 ft/1340 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 4402 ft/1341 m
  Key Col: 5335 ft/1626 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 82.36 mi/132.55 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.490192, -116.017207
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Jacks Peak  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: North Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Santa Rosa Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsGreat Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Topo MapHinkey Summit O41117f5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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On the way down after a successful summit. The only tracks on the mountain are ours (2015-04-13). Photo by Mike Christiansen.
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